Saudi Arabia announces biggest Olympic games for men and women. And this time it will include some legendary games. The ministry of sports announced the event which will start on 24th March. The event was announced by Prince Abdul Aziz Bin Turki Al-Faisal, the sports minister. More details below.
Saudi Arabia biggest Olympic games
The launch event where Sports Minister announced the event took place on Wednesday, 26th February 2020. The full event includes 40 games, 35 sports federation participation and 18 venues in the capital city of Riyadh.
At a launch event in Riyadh, Prince Abdul Aziz Bin Turki Al-Faisal, minister of sports, said that the event will be open to both men and women and more than 6,000 athletes from 13 of the Kingdom’s regions are expected to participate.
“The theme of the event will be ‘Heroes Amongst Us’,” Prince Abdul Aziz said.Saudi Gazette, 2020
Prizes for Gold, Silver and Bronze in Olympic games
There are prizes of SAR 1Million for gold medal winners, SAR 300,000 for silver and SAR 100,000 for a bronze winner.
Surely, this will be one of the biggest events in the history of the Kingdom.
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